For Approval: Transitive Grace Period Public Licence, v1.0

Russ Nelson nelson at
Wed Jan 21 04:41:03 UTC 2009

Matthew Flaschen writes:
 > Okay, to put it more strongly, "YOU'RE supposed to COOPERATE regardless
 > of whether the submission is anonymous."

That requires a presumption that each and every license submission
should be treated like a gold tablet sent down from God to Moses (or
is that Joseph Smith -- I think I'm confusing my religions here).  The
marginal value of the next license approval request is approaching

I've got Chris DiBona's disease: new licenses make me yawn.  Sorry.
Licenses that are interesting don't comply with the OSD, and licenses
that do are too close to the existing licenses to be interesting.

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